Yogyakarta is one of the foremost cultural centers of Java. This region is located at the foot of the active Merapi volcano, Yogyakarta was in the 16th and 17th centuries the seat of the mighty Javanese empire of Mataram from which present day Yogyakarta has the best inherited of traditions. The city itself has a special charm, which seldom fails to captivate the visitor.

There is daily air service to Yogyakarta from Jakarta, Surabaya and Bali as well as regular train service and easy accessibility by road.There are buses which, although sometimes crowded, are relatively easy to use for getting around.  There are also trishaw carts and horse carts which tend to be inexpensive, a bit more comfortable than buses and have the added benefit of offering a unique travel experience for visitors from other parts of the world.

Yogyakarta is commonly considered as the modern cultural of Central Java. Although some may prefer Solo as a good runner up, Yogyakarta remains the clear front-runner for traditional dance, Wayang (traditional puppetry) and music.Gamelan, classical and contemporary Javanese dances, wayang kulit (leather puppet), theater and other expressions of traditional art will keep the visitor spellbound. Local craftsmen excel in arts such batiks, silver and leather works.

Local Transportation

Trans Jogja

Trans Jogja could provide a solution for passengers who want to travel using the bus driving around Yogyakarta. Trans Jogja bus operates from at 05:30 to 21:30 pm and stopped in the corridors special stop.

Taxi

Taxi is a transport vehicle that easy if you want to get around Yogyakarta.

Local Taxi Information:

Rajawali Taxi – Phone : +62 2745 12976

Citra Taxi (Jas Taxi) – Phone : +62 2743 73737

Indra Kelana Taxi – Phone : +62 27456 5565

Go-Car/Grab Car/Uber Taxi

This is a transport vehicle that easy if you want to get around Yogyakarta using a mobile application can be downloaded through Play Store or App Store here

Go-Car Android | Iphone

Grab Car Android | Iphone

Uber Taxi Android | Iphone

Go-Jek

This is a transport two wheels using motorbike vehicle that efficient way to navigate the venue using a mobile application can be downloaded through Play Store or App Store follow link above.

Currency Exchange

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Gajahmas Mulyosakti Jl. A. Yani 86 A Yogyakarta
Ph. (+62274) 517959
Marga Valas Jl. Laksda Adisucipto Km. 5 Yogyakarta
Ph. (+62274) 582251
PT. Barumun Abadi
www.barumunabadiraya.co.id
Natour Garuda, Jl. Malioboro 60 Yogyakarta
Ph. (+62274) 563314
PT. Intan Artha Mataram Jl. Malioboro 18 Yogyakarta
Ph. (+62274) 563814
PT. Mulia Bumi Artha
www.muliamoneychanger.co.id
Inna Garuda Hotel, Jl. Malioboro 60 Yogyakarta
Ph. (+62274) 563314
Intra Valas Post Office, Jl. Panembahan Senopati 2 Yogyakarta
Ph. (+62274) 424860, 383406
PT. Intra Bilex Post Office, Jl. Panembahan Senopati 2 Loket 12 Yogyakarta
Ph. (+62274) 383406, 414806
PT. Dollar Center Jl. Pasar Kembang 85088 Yogyakarta
Ph. (+62274) 587648
Ridho Jaya Valasindo Jl. Pandean 10 Yogyakarta
Ph. (+62274) 375991
Santana Monikaya Valas Jl. P. Diponegoro 116/118 Yogyakarta
Ph. (+62274) 513873
Sinar Mulia Jogja Valas Jl. KH. Ahmad Dahlan 10 Yogyakarta
Ph. (+62274) 513873
Trisakti Damai Putra Jl. P.Mangkubumi 15 Yogyakarta
Ph. (+62274) 564981